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"The finest book ever written on nature and landscape in Britain" (Guardian)
"Most works of mountain literature are written by men, and most of them focus on the goal of the summit. Nan Shepherd's aimless, sensual exploration of the Cairngorms is bracingly different" (Robert Macfarlane)
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A deep, sensitive, beautifully written book, in a very nice edition.Published 3 days ago by Ealasaid
Fantastic book - undiscovered for many years and I am so glad it was found and published. Nan is connected to the landscape of the Cairngorms, in spirit and soul she understands... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Blaven
a slow book, something to keep on the shelf and dip into now and againPublished 1 month ago by marguerite rossell
I've not finished reading this yet but so far it's enthralling.Published 1 month ago by Geraldine Pictor
It is simply the thing itself, the harshly beautiful Cairngorm hills, described from a luminous, floating perspective. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Pelagius
This was our book club read of the month, I found it hard to get into, Not my cup of teaPublished 2 months ago by nad
One of the most, perhaps "the most" beautifully written book I have ever read - she paints an exceptionally clear picture of the mountains - without being flowery, she... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Just opened my eyes even further to the timeless beauty and wonder of the Cairngorms in all it wondrous nature both beauty and terrorPublished 3 months ago by Dave D